Sitting down with Oprah for an interview that aired on OWN last night, Michael Sam was asked about the infamous "cake kiss" that aired on ESPN after Sam was drafted to the St. Louis Rams late in the seventh round...
When Michael Sam became the first openly gay man drafted into the NFL, the world watched him celebrate with his longtime boyfriend, Vito Cammisano. In those brief moments captured on film, we were given a small glimpse into Sam's world. Show More Summary
Michael Sam made his first television appearance since being drafted as the NFL's first openly gay player, appearing in a documentary on the Oprah Winfrey Network. The program touched on many aspects of Sam's brief time in the NFL, from...Show More Summary
Lindsay Lohan always seem to have something afflicting her, but with that, there always seem to be hoards of people saying that she’s making it up. During her reality series on Oprah Winfrey’s channel, she blamed much of her erraticShow More Summary
In a promo for Oprah's interview with Michael Sam that airs tonight, Sam talks about the gay men in the NFL who reached out to him to commend Sam for his courage being openly gay. Sam wouldn't specify the exact...
'They used to abuse me daily.' read more
On Saturday's (Dec. 27) episode of "Oprah Prime," Michael Sam -- the first openly gay player in the NFL -- sits down with Oprah Winfrey to discuss his life and reveals that he has in fact been contacted by several other gay men in the NFL. Show More Summary
Michael Sam says that his brothers are homophobes who abused him when he was young for being gay. Michael Sam makes the stunning admission in his sit-down interview with Oprah Winfrey, where he paints his brothers as jealous and problematic...Show More Summary
Sam wouldn't get specific on the number of closeted gay players except to say "very few" contacted him. read more
Michael Sam confirmed to Oprah what we already know to be true — there are many closeted athletes in the NFL. What we didn’t know is that a few of them reached out to Michael during his media frenzy to offer support and show respect. “A very few reached out to me and pretty much just […]
Michael Sam, the first openly gay man to play in an NFL game, told Oprah Winfrey that there are "a lot" of gay men in the NFL, some of whom have reached out to him.
It looks like Oprah had a great holiday! There were plenty of gifts under the tree, as you can see in the main picture above ;). She also shared some pictures that showed her favorite things for Christmas on Instagram. You can see that one in the gallery after the break. RELATED: Watch Oprah in her […]
Oprah Winfrey Network will air the exclusive documentary, “Michael Sam,” tomorrow night at 9 pm ET. Sam, the first openly gay player in NFL history, is currently out of football after being released by the Cowboys’ practice squad inShow More Summary
It takes a lot to put together Kris Jenner's annual Christmas Eve party -- seriously, Oprah's network even interviewed her about it -- and the Kardashian women Instagrammed it all. There was Belvedere, a photo booth and matching white dresses. Show More Summary
In January, Oprah's OWN is airing Light Girls, the sequel to the 2011 documentary Dark Girls that explores issues of colorism in the black community. Read more...
In an interview with Oprah Winfrey, Michael Sam, the first openly gay man drafted into the NFL, disclosed that other gay players in the league thanked him for coming out in public prior to the 2014 draft. "A very few reached out to me...Show More Summary
Sam participated in an interview with Oprah Winfrey where he states that multiple gay NFL players reached out to him to thank him for coming out. Michael Sam was the only openly gay player in the NFL when he reported to rookie camp in July, but he wasn't the only gay player in the league. Show More Summary
Michael Sam may be the first openly gay player to be drafted into the NFL, but he tells Oprah Winfrey in a new interview that he's not the only gay man in the league, the Washington Post reports. After he came out, Sam says in an interview airing on OWN...
Within four days of Michael Sam being drafted by the St. Louis Rams on May 10, Oprah Winfrey’s OWN network announced they had signed the athlete to a reality show deal. On paper, it seemed like a natural move. Sam was making headlines around the world as the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL […]
Within four days of Michael Sam being drafted by the St. Louis Rams on May 10, Oprah Winfrey’s OWN network announced they had signed the athlete to a reality show deal. On paper, it seemed like a natural move. Sam was making headlines around the world as the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL team. Show More Summary